Beaver Creek - Connecting People With Nature

SUMMER CAMPS

Check back in April for summer camp listings.

[ Learn more about summer camp scholarships. ]

ANNUAL EVENTS

French Toast Breakfast
March 19

Native Plant Sale
May 7

Current Programs

Take advantage of the many opportunities throughout the year to connect with nature at Beaver Creek Reserve. Enjoy hands-on nature classes, special events, and presentations about the many facets of our environment and how to take care of our fragile planet. Visit this site often to see what is happening at the Reserve.

Cancellations require a 48-hour notice prior to the class date to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administrate fee per program.

Upcoming Programs

Gentle Yoga
January 4 - February 22 | 6 until 7:15 pm | Wise Nature Center
$64 for Friends, $72 for Nonmembers

25 spots available.

Tree and Shrub ID in Winter
February 17 | 9:30 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

7 spots available.

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike - Early Shift
February 19 | 6 until 7:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends Program Fee, $5 for Non-member Program Fee, $3 for Small Child Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Lg. Youth/Sm. Adult Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Adult Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Adult XL Snowshoe Rental

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike - Late Shift
February 19 | 7:30 until 9 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends Program Fee, $5 for Non-member Program Fee, $3 for Small Child Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Lg. Youth/Sm. Adult Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Adult Snowshoe Rental, $3 for Adult XL Snowshoe Rental

Tree and Shrub ID in Winter
February 20 | 9:30 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

8 spots available.

The Art of Beekeeping Series
March 5 - August 6 | 9 am until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$105 for Friends - All 3 Sessions, $120 MAXIMUM for Nonmembers - All 3 Sessions

Beekeeping 101 - Learn the Art of Beekeeping
March 5 | 9 am until 4 pm | Wise Nature Center
$40 for Friends, $45 for Nonmembers

21 spots available.

Snowshoe Hike for Elder Explorers
March 10 | 9:30 until 11:30 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - no rental, $6 for Friends - with snowshoe rental, $5 for Nonmembers - no rental, $8 for Nonmembers - with snowshoe rental, $60 for ADULT SNOWSHOES, $14 for CHILD SNOWSHOES

12 spots available.

Bluebirds and Nest Boxes
March 12 | 9 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - Child, $5 for Friends - Adult, $4 for Nonmember - Child, $8 for Nonmember - Adult, $5 for Bluebird House kit

Only 3 spots available.

Maple Syrup Sunday - Session I
March 13 | 1:30 until 2:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - Child, $5 for Friends - Adult, $4 for Nonmember - Child, $8 for Nonmember - Adult

50 spots available.

Maple Syrup Sunday - Session II
March 13 | 2 until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - Child, $5 for Friends - Adult, $4 for Nonmember - Child, $8 for Nonmember - Adult

20 spots available.

Maple Syrup Sunday - Session III
March 13 | 2:30 until 3:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - Child, $5 for Friends - Adult, $4 for Nonmember - Child, $8 for Nonmember - Adult

20 spots available.

Owl Prowl
March 15 | 7 until 9 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends-Child, $5 for Friends-Adult, $5 for Nonmember-Child, $8 for Nonmember-Adult

37 spots available.

Storybook Hiking Trail
March 18 | 10 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends-Child, $5 for Nonmember-Child, Free for Adults

20 spots available.

French Toast Breakfast
March 19 | 8:30 am until 12:30 pm | Main Lodge
$6 for Pre-Sale Adults, $3 for Pre-Sale Children

Adopt-A-Maple Tree - Session I
March 19 | 9:30 until 10:30 am | Wise Nature Center
$20 for Friends (Per Family Group), $30 for Nonmembers (Per Family Group)

8 spots available.

Adopt-A-Maple Tree - Session II
March 19 | 10:30 am until 11:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$20 for Friends (Per Family Group), $30 for Nonmembers (Per Family Group)

8 spots available.

Adopt-A-Maple Tree - Session III
March 19 | 11:30 am until 12:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$20 for Friends (Per Family Group), $30 for Nonmembers (Per Family Group)

7 spots available.

Grassland Bird Monitoring
April 20 | 5 until 6:30 pm | Citizen Science Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

24 spots available.

April Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
April 21 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Frog Fest
April 26 | 7 until 8:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends - Child, $5 for Friends - Adult, $4 for Nonmember - Child, $8 for Nonmember - Adult

37 spots available.

Acoustic Bat Monitoring
April 27 | 7:30 until 9 pm | Citizen Science Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

12 spots available.

Evening Bird Hike I
May 3 | 5:30 until 7:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

11 spots available.

May Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
May 12 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Spring Bird Hike and Banding Demo - BCR Members Only
May 14 | 6:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
FREE for BCR Members Only

20 spots available.

Bee Keeping 102 - You Are a Beekeeper, Now What?
May 14 | 9 am until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$40 for Friends, $45 for Nonmembers

29 spots available.

Evening Bird Hike II
May 17 | 5:30 until 7:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

12 spots available.

Tiffany Train Ride
May 21 | 1 until 5 pm | Tiffany Wildlife Area
$25 for Friends, $35 for Nonmembers

70 spots available.

June Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
June 9 | 9:30 until 11 am | Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Beekeeping 103 – Preparing the Hive for Winter
August 6 | 9 am until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$40 for Friends, $45 for Nonmembers

130 spots available.

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CITIZEN SCIENCE

Lend a hand to environmental scientists. Choose a research project that's interesting to you.

GO STAR GAZING

See the moon, planets, and galaxies to 150 times larger than with just your naked eye!